Daily Israel Report
12:57
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News Brief

  6/7/2013, Sivan 29, 5773

Shekel, Yen, Pound, Euro Up; Dollars Down


The official value of the shekel rose an average of .12 percent, Friday, against the other featured currencies on the Bank of Israel's foreign-exchange list. The United States dollar was fixed at NIS 3.629, down .548 percent, while the Euro rose .387 percent to 4.8039 shekels.

The pound sterling was set at NIS 5.6516, up .22 percent, while 100 Japanese yen jumped 2.12 percent to 3.7628 shekels. The Canadian dollar slipped .059 percent to 3.5334 shekels while its Australian counterpart was fixed at NIS 3.4448, down .715 percent, and the South African rand declined .653 percent to .3652 shekels.